SERIES IV: ADMINISTRATIVE AND MISCELLANEOUS, 1893-1969
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The train registers in this collection document information connected to the passage of trains through individual stations. Information in the registers, entered by hand, includes the following: date, train and engine number, arrival and departure times, signals, names of the conductor, brakeman, engineer, and fireman, tonnage, and compared times between the watches of the conductor and the engineer.
The miscellaneous materials in Series IV are comprised of various administrative and operational materials from a number of different railroads.
Box Contents List
West Liberty, Iowa, 1955-1964. 12
West Liberty, Iowa, 1964-1966. 14
West Liberty, Iowa, 1966-1968. 15.
Phillipsburg, Kansas, 1960-1962. 11.
Phillipsburg, Kansas, 1962-1963. 3
Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Northern Railway Co.
Folder 1: Extra Agent's book - cars forwarded, 1893-1894. 1.
Folder 2: Official list of officers, agents, etc., 1894 & 1902. 2.
Folder 3: Rules and regulations, 1898. 1.
Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad
Folder 4: General roster, 1925. 1.
Folder 5: List of officers, station agents, etc., 1902-1919. 3.
Folder 6: Safety rules, 1956. 1.
Folder 7: Uniform code of operating rules, 1904-1967. 6.
Folder 8: Station agent want book of Harold S. Mantor, Garrison, Iowa, 1923.
Folder 9: West Liberty, Iowa - train movements, 1968-1969.
LaSalle and Bureau County Railroad Company
Folder 10: Distance tariff
Folder 11: Safety rules. Effective February 15, 1946
Port Huron and Detroit Railroad Company
Folder 12: Official Staion List
Southern Pacific Company
Folder 13: Safety Rules. Effective February 1, 1942
Union Pacific Railroad Co.
Folder 14: “The Overland Trail and the Union Pacific Railroad,” n. d